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CATECHESIS OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD

(Education and Life Long Learning)

Contact:  Karen Mesler  636-314-220-4390  cgs@allsaints-stpeters.org

Mission Statement:  To assist the involvement of children and adults in a common religious experience in which the religious values of childhood, primarily those values of contemplation and enjoyment of God, are predominant.

Duties: Assist in the Atrium, located in the upper level of the Annex. Adults and teens accompany the catechist and children in the Atrium. Occasionally walk a child to the restroom, sit with a child while the child works, provide a quiet atmosphere and assist the catechist as needed. Help prepare the Atrium by filling vessels, clean at the end of the session and remove any debris, vacuum and sanitize.                 

Time Commitment: 90 minutes a week, or a rotating schedule based on the individuals availability. 

Special Skills: To be a catechist, one must be in compliance with Catechesis of the Good Shepherd, attend the retreat in August, provide their album and certificate of completion for the preferred level. As assistant, one must be in compliance with Catechesis of the Good Shepherd, attend the retreat in August and have an understanding of contemplation.